12:08 pm May 26, 2015 | No Comment
Indonesia’s embassy in Pnhom Penh has criticized Cambodian authorities for failing to take action against a “mafia-style casino” that allegedly took 16 Indonesian migrant workers hostage and physically abused them.
8:25 pm May 25, 2015 | No Comment
Jakarta. Jakarta Police arrested on Monday the alleged leader of an Internet fraud ring targeting troubled government officials in China, run by Chinese and Taiwanese nationals. The 42-year-old man, identified as L.S., was arrested in the Sudirman Central Business District area of South Jakarta. “We arrested a man that we suspect is the boss of […]
3:53 pm May 25, 2015 | No Comment
Environmental and human rights activists have called on the police to publicly reveal the identity of the person suspected of murdering activist Jopi Peranginangin, amid speculation that the alleged culprit is a member of the military.
1:50 pm May 23, 2015 | 13 Comments
An environmental activist has been stabbed to death by a group of unknown assailants in South Jakarta on Saturday morning.
11:57 am May 23, 2015 | 13 Comments
The Indonesian prison guard arrested with more than 16 kilograms of methamphetamine and several hundred ecstasy pills on Friday claims he was collecting evidence seized from inmates.
12:48 am May 23, 2015 | 24 Comments
Indonesian authorities have arrested a second prison guard this month for alleged drug-dealing, this time working ironically enough at a penitentiary for drug offenders.
9:36 pm May 21, 2015 | 9 Comments
An Indonesian court has sentenced a 73-year-old Japanese man to life in prison for trafficking 2.35 kilograms of methamphetamine into the country from Macau.
12:54 pm May 21, 2015 | No Comment
Lab results from state-controlled inspection firm Superintending Company of Indonesia, or Sucofindo, show that rice samples collected from Bekasi, on the eastern outskirts of Jakarta, contained plastic compounds.
12:32 pm May 21, 2015 | 5 Comments
The Indonesian police insist they will press ahead with a perjury case against suspended antigraft commissioner Bambang Widjojanto, claiming they have sufficient evidence to proceed to trial.
5:17 pm May 20, 2015 | 7 Comments
The industry and trade unit of the Jakarta Police visited Cipinang traditional market in East Jakarta on Wednesday to collect rice grain samples for further investigation.
1:30 pm May 20, 2015 | 6 Comments
Suspended Indonesian antigraft deputy Bambang Widjojanto has withdrawn his pretrial challenge against the police’s decision to charge him with perjury, as pressure mounts for investigators to drop the case entirely.
5:54 pm May 19, 2015 | 4 Comments
Jakarta. Five children who were allegedly abused and neglected by their parents underwent a physical examination at Polri Soekanto Hospital in Kramat Jati, East Jakarta, on Tuesday. Sr. Cmr. Yayok Witarto, the hospital’s head of services and treatment, said the results of the examination revealed three of the five children were suffering infections. The children’s generally poor health had […]
4:58 pm May 19, 2015 | No Comment
Jakarta. Police in West Java have shut down a small shop at Mutiara Gading market in Bekasi after they received reports it was selling rice tainted with chemicals. Reports from concerned local residents and social media posts about the potentially harmful product prompted the police action. “The shutdown was a follow-up action after we received reports about the rice,” Bantargebang […]